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    Nikkei sees worst slump in months
    Nov17

    Nikkei sees worst slump in months

    European shares dropped on Monday, hit by concern over the pace of global growth after new of Japan’s recession. ||| Edinburgh – European shares dropped on Monday, hit by concern over the pace of global growth after data showed Japan, the world’s third-largest economy, unexpectedly slipped into recession. The FTSEurofirst 300...

    Japanese recession, Cameron warning hits stocks
    Nov17

    Japanese recession, Cameron warning hits stocks

    Grim news that Japan has slumped back into recession combined with British Prime Minister David Cameron’s warning of fresh global economic turmoil, sent stocks sliding on Monday (17/11/2014). European markets fell and Tokyo tanked by almost three percent. This was after official data showed Japan’s gross domestic product (GDP) shrank...

    Artillery explosions shake Donetsk airport in east Ukraine
    Nov17

    Artillery explosions shake Donetsk airport in east Ukraine

    Loud explosions and artillery fire rocked Donetsk airport in eastern Ukraine on Monday (17/11/2014), despite attempts to negotiate an end to a battle that is undermining a ceasefire in regions held by separatists. A Reuters reporter near the strategically important airport saw flashes of artillery fire in several places and heard frequent blasts...

    Righteous fighters ‘will always get weapons’
    Nov17

    Righteous fighters ‘will always get weapons’

    President Vladimir Putin stuck to his guns as he refused to say where Moscow-backed Ukrainian separatists receive heavy arms from and said that people fighting a just cause “will always get weapons”. “Where did they get the armoured vehicles and the artillery systems?” Putin said in reply to a question from German TV network ARD in an interview...

    Merkel warns Ukraine conflict could spill over
    Nov17

    Merkel warns Ukraine conflict could spill over

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Monday (17/11/2014) accused Russia of destabilizing Ukraine and Eastern Europe, warning that the conflict between Kiev and separatists could spread to neighbouring countries. “Russia violates Ukraine’s territorial integrity and sovereignty,” Merkel said in a speech at the Lowy Institute, a foreign policy...

    Moscow confirms expulsions of German and Polish diplomats
    Nov17

    Moscow confirms expulsions of German and Polish diplomats

    Russia said on Monday (17/11/2014) it has expelled a German diplomat and a number of Polish diplomats in response to the expulsion of its diplomats amid cooling ties with the EU over Ukraine. Moscow said the German was expelled from Moscow in a retaliatory measure for what it described as an “unfriendly” step earlier by Berlin of expelling a...

    EU poised for fresh Russia sanctions
    Nov17

    EU poised for fresh Russia sanctions

    European Union foreign ministers will discuss hitting Russia with fresh sanctions over the Ukraine crisis. ||| Brussels – European Union foreign ministers will discuss Monday hitting Russia with fresh sanctions over the Ukraine crisis, but they must keep the door open to Moscow, new foreign affairs chief Federica Mogherini said.The...

    UK PM warns of bleak global prospects
    Nov17

    UK PM warns of bleak global prospects

    Britain’s Prime Minister David Cameron has offered a bleak assessment of global economic prospects. ||| London – Britain’s Prime Minister David Cameron has offered a bleak assessment of global economic prospects, comparing potential troubles to red warning lights on a car’s dashboard.Writing in an op-ed piece in the...

    Tit for tat? Russia boots Polish envoys
    Nov17

    Tit for tat? Russia boots Polish envoys

    Several Russian diplomats have been expelled from Poland – and Moscow has taken “adequate” measures in return. ||| Moscow – Russia said on Monday several of its diplomats had been expelled from Poland and that a number of Polish diplomats had left Russia after Moscow took “adequate” measures in return. The Russian Foreign Ministry did...

    EU poised for fresh Russia sanctions over Ukraine
    Nov17

    EU poised for fresh Russia sanctions over Ukraine

    European Union foreign ministers will discuss hitting Russia with fresh sanctions over the Ukraine crisis, but they must keep the door open to Moscow, new foreign affairs chief Federica Mogherini said. …read more Source: The Sunday...

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